Jobs

Thanks for your interest in joining our team. Our current vacancies are listed below along with details of how to apply.

If you don’t see a role that suits you just now but are passionate about good coffee, great service and would enjoy working in a busy space with a friendly team, please feel free to drop us a line anyway – we would love to hear from you.

Assistant Accountant (Maternity Cover)

We are looking for a part qualified or newly qualified accountant to join our accounts team. This is a full time, one-year contract to provide maternity cover. It will suit someone who already has some accountancy experience and would like to work within an in-house accounting team.

Key responsibilities:
• Working with our shops and wholesale customers to manage all aspects of projecting, collecting and recording our income.
• Maintaining our stock records and recording stock counts, with adjustments as necessary.
• Recording a wide variety of nominal journals, including accruals and prepayments.
• Preparing and submitting VAT returns
• Supporting our accounts assistant with technical and other queries.
• Producing the management accounts and other key papers for management meetings

Key skills required:
• Relevant accounting qualifications and experience.
• Experience of working with an accounting software package, preferably Sage, as well as all round computer skills, particularly with Excel.
• The ability to work diligently, complete tasks thoroughly and fit in well within a small team. Great communication skills, both written and oral.
• A genuine desire to be helpful and enthusiastic to everyone who needs assistance with high standards of customer service and professionalism at all times.
• An interest in, and enjoyment of, coffee is an advantage.

Position details:
• Full time, one year contract.
• Working hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm
• Early June 2019 start preferred
• Based in Bermondsey (SE16 4RA)

To apply:
If this sounds like you, please get in touch – send a CV and a covering letter that demonstrates your suitability for the position to work@monmouthcoffee.co.uk.
Please note that we will not consider any applications that do not include a tailored covering letter and cv.

Interviews will be held in May.

Closing date:
6 May 2019

Coffee Retailer & Barista

We are looking for friendly, talented and good-natured people to join our Covent Garden and Borough Market shops. As a Barista-Retailer at Monmouth Coffee, your day would be filled with coffee, customers and shop-keeping. We can describe the job in three parts:

  • Sell coffee – Proactively seek to learn about coffee to help find the right coffee for our customers.
  • Make coffee – Learn to make both espresso-based and filter coffees drinks to Perfection each and every time.
  • Be nice to people – take care of your customers, your colleagues and your space.

Our ideal candidate

  • Has a genuine interest in learning about coffee and looking after people, in equal measure.
  • Can work flexible shifts that are about 8 hours long, between 7am and 7.30pm. We need people who honestly enjoy being up and starting work early.
  • Has some experience making a quality cup of coffee in a busy environment.
  • Understands what it takes for a customer to enjoy their visit and how essential that is to our business.
  • Is happy doing anything and everything that needs doing to keep a busy shop ticking along.
  • Likes to keep moving and can see on their own that there is always something to do.
  • Enjoys learning and wants to continue to grow professionally.
  • Wants to commit to a permanent role and is happy to work Saturdays

The positions available are for someone who can commit to working either 4 days or 5 days per week, starting as soon as possible.

Some experience in coffee is preferred, but if you don’t have that and you meet all the other criteria and can show us why you would be a good addition with the right training, please do feel welcome to apply.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch – work@monmouthcoffee.co.uk.

We like receiving CVs but we are also looking for a couple of paragraphs that will tell us about you and why you are the right person for the job. Without that, we won’t consider your application. We aim to reply to everyone who applies, but there may be occasions when we are only able to reply to short-listed candidates.

For the successful candidate, we will offer a starting wage of £10.50 per hour, 5 weeks of paid holiday each year, Sundays off, a company contribution to a personal pension, ongoing coffee training and opportunities as well as other benefits.

We look forward to hearing from you.

The team at Monmouth